(Bird with red berries)

by Qavavau Manumie

A bird in flight, framed by red berries, shows the vibrancy of flora and fauna in Nunavut. This is an original, one-of-a-kind drawing.

50.8 x 66.2cm
Graphite and coloured on paper

Qavavau Manumie was born in Brandon, Manitoba in 1958. He returned to Kinngait (Cape Dorset) as a very young child and has lived there since. For several years Qavavau has worked for the Kinngait Studios as a printmaker - in the lithography and more recently in the stonecut studio. He is an accomplished and precise printmaker.